RMS Takes First Place in Green Schools Quest

Congratulations to Mrs. Bernreuter and her team of seventh-graders, who took a first place win in the middle school division of the U.S. Green Building Council-Missouri Gateway Chapter’s 2016-17 Green Schools Quest! Green Schools Quest is a challenge-based opportunity for schools to implement low to no-cost sustainable solutions at their school. On May 2, Mrs. Bernreuter and… Read more »

2017 Summer Camps

All camps use the grade your child(ren) will be entering in the 2017-2018 school year. Camp Cougar June 5-July 28 Grades: K-6 Click here for enrollment form and more information. Mini-Cheer Camp June 6-9 Grades: K-8 Click here for enrollment form and more information. Flag Football Camp June 19-22 Grades: K-5 Click here for enrollment form… Read more »

#afftonstrong Community Day of Service – What A Day!

We couldn’t be more proud of our students, teachers and staff, and schools! On Friday, May 12, 2017, we held our first #afftonstrong Community Day of Service, with a goal of every student and staff member serving our community for at least one hour that day. And what a day it was! Take a few… Read more »

AHS Chromebook Return Information

In the coming weeks, all current Affton High School Freshmen, Juniors & Seniors will need to turn in their district issued Chromebook and charger to the Technology Coordinator, Mr. Herrera in Room 15 after completing their finals. Current Sophomores will keep their devices over the summer. Instructions for Seniors           Instructions for Freshmen… Read more »

Congratulations, 2017 Retirees!

The Affton School District would like to thank all of our retiring teachers and staff members for their years of dedication and service to our students and schools. With over 124 years of combined experience in the district, you have certainly helped make us Affton Strong! Parents As Teachers Jan Lee, Parent Educator – 5 years Linda Lenzen, Program… Read more »

Affton Named Google Reference District

Affton School District has earned recognition as a Google for Education Reference District, one of only 140 districts worldwide with this designation. Google for Education Reference Districts demonstrate excellence and thought leadership through the innovative use of technology, including G Suite for Education (formerly known as Google Apps for Education) and Chromebooks, to drive impact… Read more »

Meet Michelle Burford, Appointed Board Director

Congratulations to Michelle Burford, sworn in as an appointed Director to the Affton Board of Education on May 2. She will complete the unfinished term of Director Larry Knox, and must run for election in the April 2018 general election. That term will last three years. Learn more about Mrs. Burford below: Name: Michelle L. Burford Telephone:… Read more »

AHS Junior Honored by SSD

Special School District (SSD) has recognized Mitchell Herndon, a junior at Affton High School, with a Rosemary Zander Award at their annual Commitment to Kids Banquet on April 27. Founded in 1988, the Rosemary Zander Award program recognizes the accomplishments of 22 students receiving services from SSD. While their achievements are varied, their stories all tell… Read more »

AHS Earns Spot on U.S. News Best High School List

Affton High School is listed among the top high schools in Missouri and the nation on U.S. News and World Report‘s 2017 Best High Schools ranking. Affton earned a silver medal in this year’s list and was ranked as No. 23 out of 517 high schools in Missouri, placing it in the top 4 percent of high schools in… Read more »

Board Vacancy to be Filled May 2

In a unanimous vote Tuesday night, the Affton Board of Education appointed Michelle Burford to complete the unfinished term of Director Larry Knox. Director Knox left the board after seven years in March due to work commitments. “We had an amazing and diverse group of citizens apply for this position,” said Board President Tom Bellavia…. Read more »

2017 SOAR Award & Superintendent’s Award Winners Named

A record-breaking thirty-three staff members, volunteers and community partners were honored at the Affton School District’s 21st Annual Service and Outstanding Achievement Recognition (SOAR) Awards on April 19. A special Superintendent’s Award was also presented. “It is my privilege to represent the Board of Education and an honor to recognize 33 exceptional people that help… Read more »